The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man

The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man

Written by: James Weldon Johnson
Edited by: Charles Johnson

Format
Paperback
Price
$7.95
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9781598531138
  • 144 Pages
  • Library of America
  • Adult

Overview

First published anonymously in 1912, The Autobiography of an Ex- Colored Man has electrified readers ever since with its stark portrayal of the color line in America and its daring modernist style. Now The Library of America presents an annotated centennial edition, introduced by National Book Award Winner Charles R. Johnson (Middle Passage).

Table of Contents

Introduction
Suggestions for Further Reading
A Note on the Text
Preface to the Original Edition of 1912

THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF AN EX-COLORED MAN

Explanatory Notes

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